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Designer Outlets Worth Planning a Vacation Around

The best places for major designer deals around the world.<p>Despite the fact that online shopping has made everything so easy — especially when you’re looking for a deal — there’s still something a bit thrilling about outlet malls.<p>Ten years ago they were all a lot more mainstream, and the options for …

Say hello to hygge: The Danish secret to happiness

It has been one of those years. From tragic terror attacks to the fiercely debated Brexit results and a seemingly endless celebrity death toll (David Bowie, Prince, Victoria Wood and Terry Wogan, to name just a few), is it any wonder a recent Telegraph headline asked: ‘Is 2016 really one of the …

40 Inspirational Beds For Minimalist Spaces

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Interior Design

9 Smart Design Ideas I'd Love To Have At Home

I have been living in the Swiss city of Basel for some time now. Just a few months ago, I moved from a student dorm to an unfurnished flat with two friends, and went through the complete ordeal of furniture hunting,planning,transporting it and setting it all up.I think by the end of it all, we …

British Airways

How to Conquer Universal Orlando in Just One Day

If Orlando seems to be popping up on your vacation radar more than ever, you shouldn't be surprised. Tourism numbers in the amusement-packed city …

Island Hopping Around The Cyclades, Greece: Part III

I'm definitely in island hopping mode now. For those of you who read my first two articles describing my visits to Serifos and Milos, thanks for checking in once again - this time for my final stop. The next destination literally was a hop as the island of Kimolos is situated just 1km from …

Discover the place where ice-cream was invented: Valle di Cadore, Italy

Ernest van der Kwast, author of a new novel about an Italian ice-cream dynasty, was inspired by a valley high in the Dolomites – which mysteriously empties every summer<p><b>When you think Italy, you think football, pasta, ice-cream.</b> It was winter and I was in northern Italy, feeling a bit lonely. I had …

Tour the Aegean Islands, Greece

Trek, sail and eat your way through the beautiful islands of the Aegean<p><i>Best for: Sailing, hiking, exotic food, beaches, photography (21 days)</i> <b><br>Athens •</b> …

8 things you must do in Italy

1: Find a food festival in Emilia-Romagna<p>The list of culinary delights that hail from Italy's <b>Emilia-Romagna</b> region reads like a foodie’s fantasy …

The new type of hotel rescuing Italy's hill villages

The alberghi diffusi model is revitalising dwindling communities across Italy by repurposing their unused buildings into ‘scattered hotels’. Our writer lives like a local in a few of these hamlet gems. Scroll down for more<p>It was an unusual invasion: well-to-do people, most speaking strange tongues, …

The 23 Items to Pack for Every Solo Trip

These items—all of which can fit in a carry-on—will make your life much easier.<p>My grandma used to say, “Carry everything with you, so that when you …

Roman roaming: a tour of Italy’s Pontine Islands

Maldives? Seychelles? No, grazie. When Romans need a break they sail to the Pontine archipelago, a cluster of former prison islands packed with history and surrounded by pristine blue water<p>Fluorescent blue waters, cosy beach bars, stunning natural scenery, great seafood and affordable prices have …

Lake Como's Grand Hotel Tremezzo renewed

I saw the saddest thing on my hour-long boat journey across the lake from Como to Tremezzo: a pretty, young Malaysian tourist taking endless pictures of herself. Had she looked up, instead of at the selfie-stick, phone, compact camera and SLR deployed in quick succession, she would have enjoyed …

10 of the best waterside holiday cabins in Europe

Romantic hideaways, back-to-basics eco-huts, treehouses and high-spec shacks for lapping up nature by lakes, rivers and fjords<p>A listing that reads “hut in the middle of nowhere” can’t help but pique the interest, and this one’s description is pretty accurate. The <b>wooden hut</b> in Darżkowo, northern …

The Bull & Swan, Stamford, Lincolnshire: hotel review

Set in a town oozing 16th-century charm, this historic pub offers rooms with wow factor – but the food could do with a bit of an upgrade<p>Had you popped out for a pint in Stamford in 1684, you may, if you were unlucky, have bumped into the Honourable Order of Little Bedlam, a drinking club of local …

England

A classic cycle ride in Italy's Chianti country

Tuscany’s exquisite fare is a superb support system for tackling the challenging Chianti stage of the Giro d’Italia<b><br>Plus three retro cycling events around Europe</b><p>‘The Giro is a wonderful physical tonic, an extraordinary outing in the country, a pilgrimage from one trattoria to another through …

Italy

Five Science and Technology Predictions for the Next 10 Years

<i>The transhumanist future -- image by Hyolee2</i><p>Radical science and technology are changing everything around us. The field of transhumanism is dramatically growing in size and impact--and the implications for our species are enormous. In just a decade's time, many things may change in how we live our …

'Secret' of youthful looks in ginger gene

<b>Scientists say they have made a leap in knowing why some people retain their youthful looks while others age badly.</b><p>They found the first part of human DNA - the genetic code - that seems to affect how old people look to others.<p>The mutations, reported in the journal Current Biology, were in the …

Mutations

8 small cruise ships big on luxury, intimacy, adventure | CNN Travel

World’s biggest study to scan 100,000 Britons could prove BMI is flawed

A major study to scan the bodies of 100,000 middle aged people could prove that the Body Mass Index (BMI) system is flawed and should be replaced.<p>BMI uses height and weight to determine whether a person is a healthy size but it has been criticised because it cannot recognise the difference between …